Join us for our monthly youth and family ministry webinar on Tuesday, February 13th from 2:00 – 3:00 PM EST. To register, please visit: February Webinar.
Kurt Reuber’s Stalingrad Madonna – Christmas 1942
By Pastor Bjoern E. Meinhardt
I was visiting Zarephath Lutheran Church in Volgograd (formerly Stalingrad), Russia, in September 2005. As I met with members of the congregation, my eyes were drawn to a work of art on the wall of the fellowship hall. Continue reading “Light, Life, and Love”
Dear Disciples of Christ Jesus,
The season of Epiphany marks one of the most critical seasons for teaching the faith. Continue reading “Epiphany – Image vs. Identity”
“For God is not a God of confusion but of peace.”
— 1 Corinthians 14:33 RSV
At any given time, it seems that about 10 percent of our congregations are in some state of tension or conflict. Continue reading “Order and Peace, Not Confusion and Chaos”
Last month, we looked at our care for and the function of our church buildings, the secondary temple structures. This month we look at our care for the primary temple structures, our bodies built as living stones upon the cornerstone of the new temple, our Lord’s body.
The 2018 NALC Pastors Conference will be held Jan. 30 to Feb. 1 at the Drury Plaza Hotel San Antonio Riverwalk in San Antonio, Texas. The theme of this year’s conference is “Discipleship, Leadership and the NALC Pastor.” Continue reading “2018 Pastors Conference”
The 2018 NALC Life Conference will be held Thursday, Jan. 18, at Annapolis Evangelical Lutheran Church in Edgewater, Md. Continue reading “NALC Life Conference”
The NALC hosts its monthly Youth & Family Ministry Webinar training on Tuesday, January 9th at 2 PM EST. To register or for more details, please visit: Webinar Information.
For those pastors interested in learning more about what it means to be “discipleship coached,” there will be a special seminar offered on Monday, Jan. 30, prior to the NALC Pastors Conference. Continue reading “Discipleship Coaching Seminar”